|Michigan-Dearborn 3-6, 1-1 WHAC||16||15||22||18||71|
|Lourdes 1-6, 1-1 WHAC||16||20||22||23||81|
|Nov. 19, 2016|
|Sylvania, Ohio - Ebeid Rec Center|
|#10 Megan Swick - 17||Points||#32 Molea Thompson - 17|
|2 Players (#40,#22) - 8||Rebounds||2 Players (#32,#21) - 7|
|#05 Meredith Williams - 5||Assists||#32 Molea Thompson - 4|
|40.7% (24 - 59)||Field Goals %||38.5% (25 - 65)|
|31.3% (5 - 16)||3 Point Field Goals %||26.3% (5 - 19)|
|66.7% (18 - 27)||Free Throws||68.4% (26 - 38)|
|12||2nd Chance Pts||12|
SYLVANIA, Ohio - The University of Michigan-Dearborn women's basketball team stayed close with Lourdes University throughout a Wolverine-Hoosier Athletic Conference matchup Saturday in Sylvania, Ohio.
The Gray Wolves pulled away in the fourth quarter and held on to top the Wolverines 81-71. The loss drops UM-Dearborn to 3-6 overall and 0-2 in the WHAC.
The Wolverines were led by Megan Swick (JR/Grosse Ile, Mich.) with 17 points on 5-of-14 shooting, while making three 3-pointers. Emily Heinrich (SO/South Lyon, MI) was 5-of-9 from the field for 14 points with four rebounds, while Natalie Spala (SO/Livonia, MI) added 12 points.
The Wolverines shot 24-of-59 from the field, 5-of-16 from deep and 18-of-27 from the line. Ball control hurt UM-Dearborn, as the team finished with 32 turnovers and 11 assists.
Molea Thompson scored a team-high 17 points for the Gray Wolves, while Kalena Harris added 14. The Gray Wolves were 25-of-65 from the field, 5-of-19 from behind the 3-point line and 26-of-38 from the free-throw line. Lourdes won the rebounding battle 44-42.
The Wolverines look to break through in the WHAC against Indiana Tech at 5:30 p.m. Tuesday at the Fieldhouse in Dearborn, Mich.